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Comparison of Adjuvanted Hepatitis B Vaccine to Double Dose of Engerix™-B in Pre- /Haemodialysis Patients Aged ≥15 Years

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
GlaxoSmithKline Identifier:
First received: October 2, 2006
Last updated: March 21, 2017
Last verified: March 2017
Persistence of anti-HBs antibodies at Month 24, 30 and 36 in subjects who had completed primary vaccination was evaluated. The anamnestic response to a booster dose was evaluated in subjects with anti-HBs antibody titres < 10 mIU/ml at previous timepoint. The study also evaluated the effect of a booster dose of the vaccine (Month 42) after primary vaccination.

Condition Intervention Phase
Hepatitis B Biological: Hepatitis B adjuvanted vaccine Biological: Engerix-B Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: No masking
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Official Title: A Phase III, Clinical Trial Comparing the Persistence of GSK Biologicals New Adjuvanted Hepatitis B Vaccine to a Double Dose of Engerix™-B at Months 24, 30, 36, in Pre-haemodialysis/Haemodialysis Patients (≥15 Years of Age)

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Further study details as provided by GlaxoSmithKline:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Anti-HBs seroprotection
  • Response to booster

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Solicited, unsolicited symptoms and serious adverse events

Estimated Enrollment: 120
Study Start Date: March 2002
Study Completion Date: January 2004
Intervention Details:
    Biological: Hepatitis B adjuvanted vaccine Biological: Engerix-B
    Other Name: Hepatitis B adjuvanted vaccine

Ages Eligible for Study:   15 Years and older   (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Subjects were to have completed primary vaccination course. A male or female > = 15 years of age at the time of the first vaccination.
  • Written informed consent obtained from the subject/ from the parents or guardians of the subject.
  • If the subject was a female, she was of non-childbearing potential or, if of childbearing potential, she was to be abstinent or use adequate contraceptive precautions for one month prior to enrollment and up to two months after the last vaccination.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Use of any investigational or non-registered drug or vaccine other than the study vaccine within 30 days preceding the booster dose of study vaccine, or planned use during the study period.
  • Pregnant or lactating female.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00383591

Czech Republic
GSK Investigational Site
Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic, 500 01
GSK Investigational Site
Bandar Tun Razak, Cheras, Malaysia, 56000
GSK Investigational Site
Barcelona, Spain, 08036
GSK Investigational Site
Madrid, Spain, 28046
GSK Investigational Site
Malaga, Spain, 29010
Sponsors and Collaborators
Study Director: GSK Clinical Trials GlaxoSmithKline
  More Information

Responsible Party: GlaxoSmithKline Identifier: NCT00383591     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 208129/047
Study First Received: October 2, 2006
Last Updated: March 21, 2017

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Liver Diseases
Digestive System Diseases
Hepatitis, Viral, Human
Virus Diseases
Enterovirus Infections
Picornaviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Hepadnaviridae Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Immunologic Factors
Physiological Effects of Drugs processed this record on August 16, 2017